Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Copy of the marriage contract between Fatimah Khanum Malakah Aqdas (Nayyir Muʻazzam) and Shah Quli Khan Amir Muʻazzam, 1954

Copy of the marriage contract between Fatimah Khanum Malakah Aqdas (Nayyir Muʻazzam) and Shah Quli Khan Amir Muʻazzam, 1954

A copy of the marriage contract between Fatimah Khanum Malakah Aqdas (the daughter of Muhammad ʻAli Khan Khazin al-Mulk) and Shah Quli Khan Hajib al-Dawlah Amir Muʻazzam. The mahr includes a handwritten Qurʼan with the price of 150 tumans, 5000 tumans, a diamond ring worth 600 tumans, a mirror worth 150 tuman, and a necklace worth 300 tumans. The marriage date is 6 November 1923. The copy is dated is 6 June 1954.